Hi, my name is Heather. I’m a baker, cook, serial hostess, wife and mother of two. I love to cook, to feed people and to eat...especially dessert. I also run Livin' The Pie Life, an artisan bakery providing delicious fresh locally-sourced handmade pie to Northern Virginia. Life is good.
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Jerry, this one’s for you. By request, an easy, flavorful & versatile caramelized onion dip.
Bacon wrapped dates are a very classic, super simple hors d’oeuvre. Sweet, salty, smoky, gooey, chewy and crunchy…this appetizer has it all! I made this batch last minute for an Oscar get together.
Hors d’oeuvres (aka appetizers) are one of my favorite foods. In fact, I have a fondness for bite-sized foods, sweet and savory alike. I originally planned to make these for New Year’s Eve, but as it became evident just how … Continue reading
Like little bite-size popovers, these light and cheesy snacks are just fun to eat! Gougères make a warm and comforting appetizer or snack, but I also like to serve them with something creamy like Squash Bisque, Catalan Chickpea & Spinach Soup, or … Continue reading
The combination crisp toast with buttery sharp blue cheese and sweet creamy caramelized onions would be in the hors d’oeuvre hall of fame…if there was one.